HARRC 40th Anniversary 5k/10k

5K, 10K

Event Date

Sun, May 4, 2014


Harrisburg, PA

About This Activity

Online Registration ended 5/1/14.  

We will be accepting race registrations during early packet pickup on Friday, 5/2 from 6-8pm, and on race day from 7:30-8:30a

Come celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Harrisburg Area Road Runners Club (HARRC)!

The scenic course will take runners along paved surfaces as they wind through the historic former Harrisburg State Hospital Grounds, and along a portion of the Capital Area Greenbelt. 10K runners will make 2 loops on the 5K course.

Enter the grounds from the Elmerton Ave & Sycamore entrance.

Race-day packet pickup and post-race celebration will be in the pavilion on the corner of Sycamore & Dogwood (on your right as you enter the grounds).

For parking, continue driving on Sycamore (pass the pavilion) and parkin the large lot on the left.

Short-sleeve tech shirts for all runners - guaranteed if registred by 4/21/14.

Awards: (no duplication)

Overall Male and Female Winners

Top 2 in each Age Group as follows: 19 and under; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70+

Thank you to our event sponsors:

Verizon Wireless        St. Thomas Roasters     Bagel Lovers     Jimmy Johns    Cohle Performance Chiropractic          Utz            Hershey

To volunteer for the event, please visit our VolunteerSpot page and sign up:  http://vols.pt/Kcva1d

For event updates and additional information please visit our Fb Event Page:https://www.facebook.com/events/493880004067238/

Event schedule and times

Early Packet Pickup - Friday, May 2 from 6:00-8:00pm in the social hall at Holy Name of Jesus Church (6150 Allentown Boulevard, Harrisburg, PA 17112).

The social hall is located in the old church building - as you look at the former church (sits in front of the new church), the exterior entrance to the social hall is on the lower level/left side of the building.

Race-day packet pickup - 7:30am

Race start time (for both the 5K and the 10K) - 9:00am

Post-race celebration - Refreshments provided by St. Thomas Roasters, Bagel Lovers, Jimmy Johns, Utz and Hershey.

And the Sheetz truck will be on site with FREE SMOOTHIES!

Cohle Chiropractic will be on site providing free post-race chiropractic and Active Release Technicque adjustments.

Awards ceremony will begin at 10:15am

(including door prize giveaway - with a Jawbone UP!)

Proceeds from the event will benefit Owen's Foundation, in memory of Owen Cole Brezitski.  You can learn more about Owen, and the foundation, at www.orange4owen.org.

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